Uttarakhand Nanda-Gaura Kanyadhan Yojana, Details of the Scheme, Nanda-Devi Kanyadhan Yojana, Gauradevi Kanyadhan Yojana, Benefits, Eligibility Criteria, How to Apply for the Scheme, Download Application Form, Complete Details, Official Website
Uttarakhand Nanda-Gaura Kanyadhan Yojana
The scheme of Women Empowerment and Child Development Department, Nanda-Devi Kanyadhan Yojana
and Social Welfare Department’s scheme Gauradevi Kanyadhan Yojana
will now be operated by the Women Empowerment and Child Development Department as ‘Nanda-Gaura Kanyadhan Yojana’. With the change of the nature of both these schemes, the same scheme has been made by merging, the mandate has also been issued in this case.
What is Uttarakhand Nanda-Gaura Kanyadhan Yojana
The integrated plan prepared for the development, education and health of girls will be started only after the birth of a girl child. For this, the parents will have to open a joint account with the mother in the nationalized bank on zero balance in the name of the girl child. If the mother is not alive but with the father and if the father is also dead then the joint account with the mentor will be opened. Not only this, to avoid any kind of fraud, this account has to be linked to Aadhaar card.
Benefits to be Given Under the First Phase
In the first phase, the benefit of the scheme will be given to two surviving daughters of the eligible family living in Uttarakhand state. For the first time after July 1, 2017, social, economic and ethnic-based census 2011 will be valid. District level committee will be constituted in each district for the operation of the beneficiary scheme. In this committee, Chief Development Officer will be the Chairman, District Program Officer Vice President, District Lead Bank Officer and concerned Child Development Project Officer.
Benefits of Uttarakhand Nanda-Gaura Kanyadhan Yojana
- Rs. 5000/- at the time of the birth of the girl.
- Rs. 5000/- on the completion of one year.
- Rs. 5000/- on the passing of eight class
- Rs. 5000/- on the passing of tenth class,
- Rs. 5000/- on the passing twelfth class examination,
- Rs. 10,000/- on completion of diploma or graduation.
- Rs. 16,000/- on her marriage. Finally, total Rs. 51,000/- will be provided to the girl.
How to Apply for Uttarakhand Nanda Gaura Kanya Dhan Yojana
In order to take advantage of the scheme, the parents will have to apply within three months of birth in the Office of Child Development Project Officer. The application forms will be available free of cost in Anganwadi centers and child development project offices.
Download Uttarakhand Nanda Gaura Kanya Dhan Yojana Application Form
The applicant can fill the application form which is available for download at http://escholarship.uk.gov.in/.